. https://www.rtinsights.com/hello-2019-4-predictions-for-iot-networks-and-more/
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Predictions from Dermot O’Shea, co-founder and joint CEO of Taoglas, on possible 2019 developments in IoT and related enabling network technologies. (Editor’s Note: Where did the year go? 2019 is almost upon us, and the brightest minds in the real-time analytics space are looking forward to the new year and taking their guess at where they think this space is going. Help us expand the discussion and build out the future of real-time by joining the RTInsights Brain Trust) Here’s the forecast from Dermot O’Shea, co-founder and joint CEO of antenna-solutions firm Taoglas, with four big developments he sees coming in IoT and networks in the next year: #1: NB-IoT and Cat-M will continue to frustrate. While carriers have touted their 5G accomplishments, much of the 4G LTE technology for IoT is not yet ready for deployment, and that has frustrated many vendors with business models relying on it. Some modules are still not certified and base station and test equipment software has still not been updated to support NB-IoT and Cat-M. There is a general feeling that carriers need to dial down their 5G rhetoric and spend 2019 fixing the issues with 4G and deliver on that promise fully. READ MORE